CFA 2015 Game 82: Okla. Baptist at Ouachita Baptist, Oct. 31

Oklahoma Baptist's Jacob Ellis runs the ball against Ouachita Baptist on Oct. 31, 2015. (RoadTripSports photo by Kendall Webb)

Oklahoma Baptist’s Jacob Ellis runs the ball against Ouachita Baptist on Oct. 31, 2015. (RoadTripSports photo by Kendall Webb)

Check out our entire photo gallery from this game.

ARKADELPHIA, Ark. – Round One in the renewed rivalry of the OBU’s goes to Ouachita Baptist University of Arkadelphia, Arkansas.

These two schools hadn’t met on a football field since 1940, and Saturday’s 31-20 win by the host Tigers over Oklahoma Baptist University was, perhaps, even closer than expected. It was also, to be completely honest, the first battle of OBU’s. While Oklahoma Baptist University could claim the acronym as early as 1920, Ouachita’s full name at the time of their 1940 meeting was still Ouachita Baptist College, a moniker that would stick until 1965 when the school assumed its current name. Oklahoma Baptist would eventually drop football ending the series, and the program would remain dormant until 2013.

The College Football America 2015 Yearbook features 936 college football teams from the United States and Canada in 455 striking, full-color pages. That includes every team from the NCAA (FBS, FCS, Division II and Division III), NAIA, NJCAA and CCCAA, along with all 27 of the Canada Interuniversity Sport (CIS) programs. It also includes updates on club football, one-year postgraduate prep/sports academies and Mexican college football, along with dozens of action shots and stadium photos.

The print edition is available online via Amazon.com and other major retailers such as Barnes & Noble and Books-A-Million. Additionally, the book is available in digital form at CFBMatrix.com.

Go to the following places to purchase College Football America 2015 Yearbook:

Amazon (hardcover book): http://amzn.to/1MBYYB2

CFBMatrix.com (digital copy): http://bit.ly/1KAoyWX

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